Our Grants

A complete list of all major competitive research grants awarded to SACTRC academics and administered via the collaboration:

current grants

NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence (CRE) in Translational Venom and Antivenom Research
The association of social capital and self-harm in rural Sri Lanka
An integrated research program in human toxicology to ensure rapid translation of results into practice and regulation
Preventing pesticide suicides by restricting access through vendors
Does acute poisoning with organophosphorus insecticides increase the risk of developing diabetes mellitus?
A pilot study of neuromuscular blocking agents to reduce the need for long term ventilation in Sri Lankan patients with organophosphorus insecticide poisoning
Neurotoxicity after acute anticholinesterase pesticide poisoning and envenomation

closed grants

A community-based cluster randomised trial of safe storage to reduce pesticide self-poisoning in rural Sri Lanka
A clustered RCT of educational interventions on treatment of patients with acute poisoning in rural Asian hospitals
Does Fresh Frozen Plasma in Russell’s viper bite coagulopathy reduce the dose and duration of antivenom therapy?
Biomarkers of acute renal toxicity in humans
Reducing deaths from pesticide poisoning – Establishing a regional toxicology research centre (program grant)
Acute organophosphorus pesticide poisoning in Sri Lanka- management, complications and pharmaco-genetics